So many freakishly creative and engaging ideas are out there for Dry Felting Creatures. I am creating this blog post to help you navigate the miriade of excellent resources and ideas, narrowing them down for a place to begin and jump off from. This blog is completely devoted to dry felting and I will devote a later blog completely to excellent wet felting ideas.
(Click underlined supplies to connect to link at The Woolery in Frankfort, KY)
Sponges or Foam
Multi Needle Tool
Local Wool - sheep, alpaca, dog???
Fabric or Clothes to felt onto
Scraps of Yarn
Wool or Silk Yarn
Jaques Art Studio Pinterest Board for Dry Felting
Start with a flat form in a cookie cutter.
Then start a one piece animal form.
Continue with a multiple piece sculpture.
Finally make a form with wire or pipe cleaners.
I am posting links to videos that I found helpful. --Posted from easiest to hardest.
Flat Forms - cookie cutter and felting onto fabric
Abstract Felting on flat surface
Making Basic Forms 1
Making Basic Forms 2
Other Video Resources:
Living Felt Videos